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Holocaust is a word of Greek origin which means “sacrifice by fire.The Holocaust was the systematic,bureaucratic,state sponsoredpersecution and murder of six million Jews by the Nazi regime. During theera of the holocaust German authorities also targeted other groupsbecause of their perceived “racial inferiority”:Gypsies,the disabled andsome of the Slavic peoples(Poles,Russians,and others). There was no waythat anyone could stop the Nazis from killing innocent people.People werepersecuted from their homes and taken to ghettos.They were alsotransported to concentration camps, where people were either killed or putto work.Adolf Hitler was the mastermind behind the mass murders.He killedpeople by the hundreds, just because they were Jews.To kill the Jews theGermans would use guns in the beginning of the war, but in later days theywould use gas chambers.When the Jews first arrived at the camp, theywere lied to.The Germans would say that it was only a labor camp where

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